Cathy Wade, July 2018.
Artist - a-n The Artists Information Company
A pen and some paper.
This is day 200 of my 2018 drawing a day – a visual diary.
Journeying and progressing
On some encounters with defamatory portraiture and miraculous microclimates.
Snaps, words and thoughts processing a visit to Manifesta 12 in Palermo, Sicily, supported by an a-n bursary.
The 10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, titled We don’t need another hero after the Tina Turner song, puts itself forward as “…a conversation with artists and contributors who think and act beyond art as they confront the incessant anxieties […]
“It is a waste of time hating a mirror or its reflection instead of stopping the hand that makes glass with distortions slight enough to pass unnoticed until one day you peer into your face under a merciless white light […]
Reflections on the opening of Manifesta 12, supported by an a-n Biennial Bursary.
In this gallery are examples of my abstract collage work.
My husband and I are waiting on final ok to set up a Gallery / Coffee Shop in Burton upon Trent. It’s all very daunting and at times frustrating, but if you are passionate about something, you have to stick to your plans!
A collaborative project between Sharon Haward & Ivilina Kouneva
Alongside to ‘Niolam Ja Se Kochaneczke’ (2016) video – that I wrote about in the previous blog post – I also have been developing series of collages deconstructing and re-defying how women and love have been represented in Eastern European […]
The March of the Artists will see three artists; a theatre maker, Eve Robertson, a photographer, John-Paul Brown, and me, Lauren Sagar, a visual artist, walking the 250 miles from Manchester to London over 26 days, starting on 29th July […]
A photographic journey around my field.
Meanderings through art and philosophy, practice and research interwoven
Titled ‘The Planetary Garden: Cultivating Coexistence’, Manifesta 12, the roving European art biennial, explores ideas around how life forms meet and adapt to coexist, while also aiming to put down roots in its host city of Palermo, Sicily – but who is doing the ground work?
The A-N bursary will enable me to undertake a confectionery short course, where I will acquire the skills to explore sugar as a sculptural and edible material in relation to the female body and embodiment.
I travelled to Longyearbyen, Svalbard, for a three-week research and development residency.
How and why I do what I do in paint and in drawing.
A blog chronicling participation in the Letterpress Workers International Summit 2018 in Milan, supported by a bursary from a-n The Artists Information Company.
The micro-organisation Somewhere (just me & Nina Pope, usually) is now three years into an epic programme of distribution and engagement work with our feature film, The Closer We Get, which premiered in spring 2015 at Hot Docs in Canada […]
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I am an artist and curator based in Brighton. http://caitlinheffernan.co.uk